Cycling Legend Beryl And Yorkshire Girl Power Celebrated By Children

March 9, 2019

Schoolchildren in Beverley have teamed up with East Riding Theatre (ERT) and a local artist to create a mural celebrating some of Yorkshire’s most trailblazing women.

Working with ERT’s all-female company in residence, She Productions, and artist Emma Garness, pupils from Molescroft, Keldmarsh, Tickton, and St Mary’s primary schools have created a mural depicting the Yorkshire Rose based on the achievements of the inspirational women.

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Tossers Needed For The Annual Big Beverley Pancake Race

Tossers Needed For The Annual Big Beverley Pancake Race
January 23, 2019

The ‘Big Beverley Pancake Race’ is back again, after its revival last year. Some residents may remember it from several years ago when it was a regular calendar date, organised by the then, Beverley Arms Hotel.

Beverley Town Council in partnership with the Rotary Club of Beverley is running the event. The aim is to raise money for local charities.

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The First Feminist – Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797)

The First Feminist – Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797)
August 28, 2018

Described as the original suffragette, author and free thinker Mary Wollstonecraft was a pioneer of women’s rights, arguing that women should be educated, should be able to vote and to be in government: extraordinary claims for the 18th century.

This September Beverley is celebrating her story and her connection to the town as part of the national Heritage Open Days programme, with talks, walks and an illumination by the street artist Stewy.

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New Look Beverley Arms Hotel – First Impressions

New Look Beverley Arms Hotel – First Impressions
July 20, 2018

Just days ahead of the official opening, the Beverley Arms Hotel has opened its doors for a sneak preview of what people in the town can expect come the 30 July.

Most people who live in the town would have at some point visited the Beverley Arms for a function, a drink or even a business meeting, while it was OK, in recent years it was looking and feeling a little tired.

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Over 100 People Apply For Three Key Jobs At Beverley Arms

Over 100 People Apply For Three Key Jobs At Beverley Arms
March 20, 2018

Over 100 people have applied for jobs at The Beverley Arms, as Thwaites puts together a hit team ready for its summer opening.

Three key roles have been advertised – for General Manager, Assistant Manager and Head Chef – and the company has attended recruitment days to generate interest in other roles in the boutique hotel.

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Cllr Healy Raises Concerns Over Controversial Plans For Phone Mast

Cllr Healy Raises Concerns Over Controversial Plans For Phone Mast
December 29, 2017

Proposals to site a permanent 70ft high telephone mast next to residential houses in the car park of the new Beverley Arms Hotel, are facing strong resistance from local residents.

Councillor Denis Healy has now stepped in so their voices can be heard after the controversial plans were submitted on behalf of two mobile phone operators.

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Planning Finally Approved For The Beverley Arms Hotel

Planning Finally Approved For The Beverley Arms Hotel
March 21, 2017

Planning permission for the redevelopment of the Beverley Arms Hotel has been finally been granted, news that was welcomed by local Cllr Denis Healy.

Their application to modernise and transform The Beverley Arms into venue the town can be proud of was finally awarded following a lengthy delay.

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Launch Of Destination Beverley Paves The Way For Smaller Retail Units

Launch Of Destination Beverley Paves The Way For Smaller Retail Units
February 24, 2017

A new organisation, Destination Beverley is set to be officially launched next month aimed at promoting all that is good about Beverley.

As Destination Beverley look to attract people into the town, their formation could potentially impact the very core of town centre by paving the way for a change into how space is rented at the out of town Flemingate Development.

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Beverley Arms Planning Application Approval Welcomed By Cllr Healy

Beverley Arms Planning Application Approval Welcomed By Cllr Healy
December 21, 2016

The planning application for a multi million pound scheme to transform the Beverley Arms hotel and bring it back into use has been approved by the East Riding of Yorkshire Council.

Local residents living on Wood Lane, working with their ward Councillor, Denis Healy, are relieved and delighted that their concerns about the demolition and construction works have been listened to.

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